Sunday, December 9 2012
At just 14 years old, hearing "Take Five" leap off the vinyl initiated us boys into all the things that would soon come to matter: abandon and sex, ecstasy and intelligence, serious ideas and sensual pleasure in one package.
Wednesday, August 20 2008
Dave Brubeck has been incredibly popular, neither simplistic nor crass, yet critics have never much liked his music. What if you listen to him -- to his long career -- with fresh ears?
Thursday, February 10 2011
The Pre-Columbia Brubeck and the Post-Columbia Brubeck, the bookends to a unique jazz life.
Sunday, November 11 2007
Indian Summer is a gentle and reflective collection that neatly summarizes Dave Brubeck's musical personality.
Tuesday, June 8 2004
Thursday, December 2 2010
Dave Brubeck will turn 90 on Monday, and of all the tributes sure to flow his way, one of the most endearing will be public: the
Friday, April 13 2007
MODESTO, Calif. -- There's more to Dave Brubeck than the classic jazz composition "Take Five." In fact, that haunting song, composed in 5/4 time, was written